Kingston
Jamaica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kingston, Jamaica

The view of the brightly lit Kingston city, Jamaica, at night
The view of the brightly lit Kingston city, Jamaica, at night
April, like March, is another tropical spring month in Kingston, Jamaica, with average temperature ranging between min 22.6°C (72.7°F) and max 31.1°C (88°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 31.1°C (88°F). In April, the average low-temperature is 22.6°C (72.7°F).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Kingston, in April, during 7 rainfall days, 39mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kingston, Jamaica, there are 93 rainfall days, and 813mm (32") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Kingston is 27.7°C (81.9°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Kingston is 12.6h.

Sunshine

February and April, with an average of 8.6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in April transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in April in Kingston?

In Kingston, Jamaica, in April, the average high-temperature is 31.1°C (88°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.6°C (72.7°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Kingston?

The average relative humidity in April is 72%.

How much does it rain in Kingston in April?

In Kingston, Jamaica, during April, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 39mm (1.5") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Kingston?

In Kingston, the average seawater temperature in April is 27.7°C (81.9°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in April in Kingston?

The average length of the day in April in Kingston, Jamaica, is 12.6h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Kingston?

February and April, with an average of 8.6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Kingston, Jamaica.

How long on average sun shines in April in Kingston?

The average sunshine in April in Kingston, Jamaica, is 8.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kingston?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in April in Kingston?

In Kingston, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average high temperature in April: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (30.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21°C).

Average humidity in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average humidity in April: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (70%).

Average rainfall in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall in April: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (177mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and March (5 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.9°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average daylight in April: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.6h

Months with most sunshine are February and April (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average UV index in April - Kingston, Jamaica
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).